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September 2012

An interview with Mick Inkpen

Mick Inkpen, the award-winning author/illustrator - known to his millions of readers world-wide as the creator of Kipper, Lullabyhullaballoo, The Blue Balloon, Penguin Small and of course Wibbly Pig – has two brand new Wibbly Pig books publishing in September: Wibbly Pig has 10 Balloons and Oh no Wibbly Pig, not a rabbit!. Here he talks to Graham Marks about this, that and quite a lot more...

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Pirates

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Join this crafty adventure in design where you can create all the things you need for a fantastic pirate-themed party!Brimming full of ideas for crazy costumes, glorious games and delightful decorations to perfect party food, this series ensures you'll host the perfect party, fill a rainy day, or help you create designs that last happy ever crafter.Bright and buzzing illustrations support the step-by-step instructions, plus there are fun facts and joyful jokes to boot. Perfect for all budding craft makers, but especially suited to the 7-9 age group.

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Ocean Animals

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
Franklin Watts

The Halloween Book

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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Pets

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Find out all there is to know about your favourite pets with these exciting craft projects! Follow the step-by-step instructions to make cats, guinea pigs, lizards, dogs and much more! You can even create displays for your classroom or at home. Each project uses materials that are easy to source, and you will be introduced to loads of craft techniques.Combines fun craft projects with the science topic of animals.Includes QR codes that link to step-by-step videos, showing how some of the crafts are made.Each project uses a range of everyday materials and clear step-by-step instructions to ensure a great result every time!Includes a wide range of craft techniques - from cutting out and tracing to papier-mâché and painting.

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Wild Animals

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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No-Bake Makes

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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Minibeasts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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Junk Modelling

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Discover junk modelling with these easy, fun and exciting projects for children aged 5 plus! Make a tin can robot, craft a cardboard castle and create a lighthouse from a crisp tube! Let children craft their way through the book, creating and improvising as they go, making beautiful things out of materials that would otherwise have been thrown away.Using readily available materials, the 10 Minute Crafts series is packed full of fun crafts for special occasions. The perfect tool for teachers looking for original ideas as well as parents looking for fun ways to keep kids entertained.

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Origami Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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Decorative Cards

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Make beautiful cards, with these easy, fun and exciting projects for children aged 5+! Let children craft their way through this book, creating and improvising as they go, to celebrate a whole range of special occasions. Use this book to make a cake-themed birthday card, create a 3D Easter egg card and build a pop-up paper lantern for Diwali!Contents: Valentine's Day Card, Christmas Card, Easter Card, Mothers' and Fathers' Day Card, Birthday Card, Eid-Ul-Fitr Card, Hanukah Card, Holi Card, Diwali Card.Using readily available materials, the 10 Minute Crafts series is packed full of fun crafts for special occasions. The perfect tool for teachers looking for original ideas as well as parents looking for fun ways to keep kids entertained.

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Zoo Animals

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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Farm Animals

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Find out all there is to know about your favourite farm animals with these exciting craft projects! Follow the step-by-step instructions to make cows, pigs, sheep dogs, Highland cows and much more! You can even create displays for your classroom or at home. Each project uses materials that are easy to source, and you will be introduced to loads of craft techniques.Combines fun craft projects with the science topic of animals.Includes QR codes that link to step-by-step videos, showing how some of the crafts are made.Each project uses a range of everyday materials and clear step-by-step instructions to ensure a great result every time!Includes a wide range of craft techniques - from cutting out and tracing to papier-mâché and painting.

Franklin Watts

Recycling Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

This recycling-based craft book will have you making a range of unique - and useful - homemade creations. Flower pots, bookends, a clock and more are included in this brilliant step-by-step book.Part of a series of six titles, Craft Attack is aimed at modern kids with a style to match. The instructions are easy to follow and positively encourage experimentation and customisation.

Franklin Watts

Textile Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
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10 Minute Crafts: Spring

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
Franklin Watts

Paper Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
Franklin Watts

Printing Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
Franklin Watts

Nature Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim
Franklin Watts

Jewellery Crafts

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

This jewellery-based craft book will have you making a range of unique - and useful - homemade creations. Necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more are included in this brilliant step-by-step book.Part of a series of six titles, Craft Attack is aimed at modern kids with a style to match. The instructions are easy to follow and positively encourage experimentation and customisation.

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Summer

Annalees Lim
Authors:
Annalees Lim

Learn how to make the best sandcastles on the beach! Make and decorate your very own kite, or a seascape in a bottle!Using readily available, seasonally related materials, this series is an ideal and fun introduction to the summer season for young children. The crafts are explained in easy to follow step-by-step instructions, and are perfect for teachers looking for original ideas as well as time-poor parents.